St. Luke’s Medical Group is pleased to announce the addition of four new physicians: Kae P. Chang, MD.; Jason Edwards, MD, PhD; Otha Myles, MD; and Hani Soudah, MD, PhD, FACP, FACN.
Kae P. Chang, MD, specializes in internal medicine and has more than 18 years of experience in inpatient medicine and venous disorders, treating patients with a variety of vascular and other medical conditions. After earning his medical degree from the University of Missouri-Columbia, he completed his residency at Barnes-Jewish Hospital through Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis.
As a radiation oncologist, Jason Edwards, MD, PhD, focuses on integrating sophisticated technology into successful treatments for cancer patients. Edwards is trained in high dose rate (HDR) and low dose rate (LDR) brachytherapy for gynecological cancer, intensity modulated radiation therapy (IMRT), stereotactic body radiation therapy (SBRT) and image guided radiation therapy (IGRT). After receiving his medical degree from the University of Missouri, Edwards completed his surgical internship and radiation oncology residency at the University of Kentucky’s Chandler Medical Center. He earned his PhD in cellular and integrative physiology from Indiana University.
A specialist in infectious disease, Otha Myles, MD, manages patients with infections of the blood stream, bone and joint, central nervous system, lower respiratory tract, skin and urinary tract as well as patients with fungal infections. He has additional training in HIV/AIDS and sexually transmitted diseases. Myles earned his medical degree from the University of Maryland School of Medicine in Baltimore. He served in the U.S. Army Medical Corps at Walter Reed Army Medical Center in Washington, D.C. and completed research at the U.S. Military HIV Research Program in Rockville, Md. He went on to be an attending physician and assistant professor in the Division of Infectious Diseases in the Department of Medicine at the University of Maryland Medical Center. In 2013, he returned home to Missouri to start the Infectious Disease Clinic at a local hospital.
Board certified in both internal medicine and obesity medicine, Hani Charles Soudah, MD, PhD, FACP, FACN, specializes in non-surgical weight loss management, focusing on bariatric medicine, obesity prevention and obesity-related diseases. He earned his medical degree and PhD from The Eppendorfer-Klinik at the University of Hamburg in Germany and completed his post-doctoral fellowship training at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor. He also completed his internship and residency training at Barnes-Jewish Hospital through Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis.
All four physicians are currently accepting new patients.